Resolution 79:07: Resolutions of Thanks

The 79th General Synod of the Bible Presbyterian Church, meeting at Grace Bible Presbyterian Church in Cape Canaveral, Florida, from August 6-11, extends its heartfelt thanks to this congregation for its kind hospitality in hosting this year’s synod meetings. We know that entertaining delegates and their families involves extensive advanced planning, concerted cooperation of your church members, improvements to your … [more]

Resolution 79:06: The Rev. Dr. John Janbaz memorial Resolution

Reverend John E. Janbaz of Redlands, California, passed away at his residence on March 12, 2015 at the age of ninety-nine. Born September 20, 1915 in Philadelphia, PA, Reverend Janbaz was the son of Elisha and Arusiag Janbaz of Armenia, who immigrated to the United States during the Turkish genocide of Armenians. As a teenager John was a member of … [more]

Resolution 79:05: Valuing the Westminster Standards

The very fact that the Bible Presbyterian Church has adopted the Westminster Confession of Faith as its subordinate standard (under the Word of God), demonstrates our confidence in it as a clear and dependable source for understanding the teaching and message of the Word of God. Its every doctrinal expression was supported by the testimony of the Scripture and its … [more]

Resolution 79:04: Homosexuality and Marriage

Whereas the Supreme Court of the United States of America has recently ruled in Obergefell v. Hodges that marriage will, in every state and territory, be extended to include homosexual unions. And, Whereas popular opinion across our nation seems to have shifted in favor of homosexuality, such that all opposition to homosexuality is presumed to be unloving. And, Whereas the … [more]

Resolution 79:03: Liberty in Our Day

Whereas in North America our first freedoms of expression and the exercise of religion have come under attack, many are convinced that our God-given rights of worship and preaching the true gospel are in serious jeopardy; Now, therefore, be it resolved that the 79th General Synod of the Bible Presbyterian Church, meeting at the Grace Bible Presbyterian Church in Cape … [more]

Resolution 79-01: The Presbyterian Church (USA) and Same-Sex “Marriage”

The presbyteries of the Presbyterian Church (USA) gave final approval this spring to their proposed change in the definition of marriage from being between “one man and one woman” to being between “two persons.” The PCUSA has once again demonstrated its apostasy in continuing to set aside infallible Biblical standards and replacing them with worldly standards. In distinction the Bible … [more]

Resolution 79:02: Catholicism and the Biblical Family

Whereas, with the coming of Pope Francis to Philadelphia in September 2015 for the World Meeting of Families, many Protestant churches today are extremely negligent in warning the people of the land concerning the propaganda of the Roman Catholic Church for its promotion of idolatrous beliefs and in its deceiving people into accepting the authority of its pronouncements as equal … [more]